The Valley of Rossendale is an outstanding and distinctive part of beautiful East Lancashire.

Set in the South Pennine hills, it is the perfect retreat from the pressures of daily life.

Experience the beauty of its landscape and the warm welcome received from the community, renowned for its humour and hospitality.

Rossendale Visitor Information Stand
Rawtenstall Library, Queen’s Square, Haslingden Road, Rawtenstall
T: 01706 234694
Opening Hours:
Monday – Thursday 09:30–19:30
Tuesday – Friday 09:30–17:00
Wednesday 09:30–13:00
Saturday 09:30–16:00
LIVE
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Lego Club – Whitworth Library 10:30 am
Lego Club – Whitworth Library
Sep 2 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Children’s Weekly Activity Lego Club (ages 5 +). Every Saturday, 10:30 am – 12 noon.   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth...
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Rossendale ‘Round the Hills’ Walk (50th Anniversary Event)
Rossendale ‘Round the Hills’ Walk (50th Anniversary Event)
Sep 3 all-day
Rossendale 'Round the Hills' Walk (50th Anniversary Event) @ England | United Kingdom
Starts and ends at Marl Pitts, Rawtenstall. See details: www.facebook.com/Rossendaleroundthehillswalk
The Clog Market
The Clog Market @ Rawtenstall Town Square
Sep 3 all-day
The Clog Market @ Rawtenstall Town Square | Haslingden | United Kingdom
The Clog Market – This market will feature quality vintage, handmade and homemade arts and crafts and great street food. The market has a real old fashioned market feel and is a venue for regular...
Whitworth Rushcart Festival
Whitworth Rushcart Festival @ Whitworth Town Centre
Sep 3 all-day
Whitworth Rushcart Festival @ Whitworth Town Centre | Whitworth | England | United Kingdom
Following months of discussion, negotiation and planning, the annual Whitworth Rushcart celebrations will take place in the town on the afternoon of Sunday 3 September 2017. www.whitworth.gov.uk
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Knit and Natter – Whitworth Library 2:00 pm
Knit and Natter – Whitworth Library
Sep 4 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Knit and Natter, Every Monday, 2 pm – 4 pm All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth Library Group, or contact friendsofwhitworthlibrarygroup@gmail.com to...
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Scrabble Club – Whitworth Library 10:00 am
Scrabble Club – Whitworth Library
Sep 5 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Scrabble Club,  Every Tuesday, 10 am – 12:30 pm  All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth Library Group, or contact friendsofwhitworthlibrarygroup@gmail.com to be...
Bounce and Rhyme – Whitworth Library 10:15 am
Bounce and Rhyme – Whitworth Library
Sep 5 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Children’s Activity Bounce and Rhyme (newborns to 18 months). Every Friday, 10.15 am – 11 am   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of...
Storytime session – Whitworth Library 2:15 pm
Storytime session – Whitworth Library
Sep 5 @ 2:15 pm – 3:00 pm
Children’s Activity Storytime session (ages 18 months to 5 years). Every Tuesday, 2:15 pm – 3 pm   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends...
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Rossendale 60s Festival
Rossendale 60s Festival @ Various locations throughout Rossendale
Sep 8 – Sep 10 all-day
Rossendale 60s Festival @ Various locations throughout Rossendale | England | United Kingdom
The Rossendale 60’s Festival is acknowedged by all who have been as one of the premier annual events in the North West. It is now in it’s fifth year and it covers much of what...
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Lego Club – Whitworth Library 10:30 am
Lego Club – Whitworth Library
Sep 9 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Children’s Weekly Activity Lego Club (ages 5 +). Every Saturday, 10:30 am – 12 noon.   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth...
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Knit and Natter – Whitworth Library 2:00 pm
Knit and Natter – Whitworth Library
Sep 11 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Knit and Natter, Every Monday, 2 pm – 4 pm All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth Library Group, or contact friendsofwhitworthlibrarygroup@gmail.com to...
Bedtime Story – Whitworth Library 6:00 pm
Bedtime Story – Whitworth Library @ Whitworth Library, Lloyd Street, Whitworth OL12 8AA
Sep 11 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Children’s Activity at Whitworth Library Bedtime Story (ages 18 months to 6 years). Every second Monday of the month, 6 pm – 6:30 pm.   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates...
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Scrabble Club – Whitworth Library 10:00 am
Scrabble Club – Whitworth Library
Sep 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Scrabble Club,  Every Tuesday, 10 am – 12:30 pm  All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth Library Group, or contact friendsofwhitworthlibrarygroup@gmail.com to be...
Bounce and Rhyme – Whitworth Library 10:15 am
Bounce and Rhyme – Whitworth Library
Sep 12 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Children’s Activity Bounce and Rhyme (newborns to 18 months). Every Friday, 10.15 am – 11 am   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of...
Storytime session – Whitworth Library 2:15 pm
Storytime session – Whitworth Library
Sep 12 @ 2:15 pm – 3:00 pm
Children’s Activity Storytime session (ages 18 months to 5 years). Every Tuesday, 2:15 pm – 3 pm   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends...
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Lego Club – Whitworth Library 10:30 am
Lego Club – Whitworth Library
Sep 16 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Children’s Weekly Activity Lego Club (ages 5 +). Every Saturday, 10:30 am – 12 noon.   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth...
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The Clog Market
The Clog Market @ Rawtenstall Town Square
Sep 17 all-day
The Clog Market @ Rawtenstall Town Square | Haslingden | United Kingdom
The Clog Market – This market will feature quality vintage, handmade and homemade arts and crafts and great street food. The market has a real old fashioned market feel and is a venue for regular...
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Knit and Natter – Whitworth Library 2:00 pm
Knit and Natter – Whitworth Library
Sep 18 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Knit and Natter, Every Monday, 2 pm – 4 pm All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth Library Group, or contact friendsofwhitworthlibrarygroup@gmail.com to...
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Scrabble Club – Whitworth Library 10:00 am
Scrabble Club – Whitworth Library
Sep 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Scrabble Club,  Every Tuesday, 10 am – 12:30 pm  All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth Library Group, or contact friendsofwhitworthlibrarygroup@gmail.com to be...
Bounce and Rhyme – Whitworth Library 10:15 am
Bounce and Rhyme – Whitworth Library
Sep 19 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Children’s Activity Bounce and Rhyme (newborns to 18 months). Every Friday, 10.15 am – 11 am   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of...
Storytime session – Whitworth Library 2:15 pm
Storytime session – Whitworth Library
Sep 19 @ 2:15 pm – 3:00 pm
Children’s Activity Storytime session (ages 18 months to 5 years). Every Tuesday, 2:15 pm – 3 pm   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends...
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Lego Club – Whitworth Library 10:30 am
Lego Club – Whitworth Library
Sep 23 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Children’s Weekly Activity Lego Club (ages 5 +). Every Saturday, 10:30 am – 12 noon.   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth...
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Rawtenstall Farmer’s Market
Rawtenstall Farmer’s Market @ Rawtenstall Town Square
Sep 24 all-day
The Rawtenstall Farmer’s Market – The first Rawtenstall Farmer’s Market is on Sunday 24th April in the Town Square. With over 25 stalls already booked, the market will feature produce including pies, meats, artisan bread,...
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Knit and Natter – Whitworth Library 2:00 pm
Knit and Natter – Whitworth Library
Sep 25 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Knit and Natter, Every Monday, 2 pm – 4 pm All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth Library Group, or contact friendsofwhitworthlibrarygroup@gmail.com to...
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Scrabble Club – Whitworth Library 10:00 am
Scrabble Club – Whitworth Library
Sep 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Scrabble Club,  Every Tuesday, 10 am – 12:30 pm  All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth Library Group, or contact friendsofwhitworthlibrarygroup@gmail.com to be...
Bounce and Rhyme – Whitworth Library 10:15 am
Bounce and Rhyme – Whitworth Library
Sep 26 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Children’s Activity Bounce and Rhyme (newborns to 18 months). Every Friday, 10.15 am – 11 am   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of...
Storytime session – Whitworth Library 2:15 pm
Storytime session – Whitworth Library
Sep 26 @ 2:15 pm – 3:00 pm
Children’s Activity Storytime session (ages 18 months to 5 years). Every Tuesday, 2:15 pm – 3 pm   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends...
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Afternoon Tea – Whitworth Library 2:30 pm
Afternoon Tea – Whitworth Library
Sep 29 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Afternoon Tea.   Last Friday of the month, 2:30 pm – 4 pm   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth Library Group, or...
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Lego Club – Whitworth Library 10:30 am
Lego Club – Whitworth Library
Sep 30 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Children’s Weekly Activity Lego Club (ages 5 +). Every Saturday, 10:30 am – 12 noon.   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth...

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